Here are the five largest coal mines by production in Mexico, according to GlobalData’s mining database.
1. Micare Mine
The Micare Mine is a surface and underground mine located in Coahuila. It is owned by Altos Hornos de Mexico SAB de CV and produced an estimated 4.756 MTPA of coal in 2020.
2. Mimosa Unit Project
Located in Coahuila, the Mimosa Unit Project is owned by Altos Hornos de Mexico SAB de CV. The surface and underground mine produced an estimated 2.172 MTPA of coal in 2020. The mine will operate until 2053.
3. Progreso Mine
The Progreso Mine is located in Coahuila. It is owned by Carbonifera De San Patricio and produced an estimated 1.101 MTPA of coal in 2020.
4. Nueva Rosita Mine
The Nueva Rosita Mine, owned by Grupo Mexico SAB de CV, is a surface mine located in Coahuila. The mine produced an estimated 0.036 MTPA of coal in 2020.
5. Santa Barbara Coal Mine
Owned by Mineria y Energia del Noreste, the Santa Barbara Coal Mine is a surface mine located in Coahuila. It produced an estimated 0.035 MTPA of coal in 2020.
Methodology: This information is drawn from GlobalData’s mines and projects database, which tracks all operating and developing mines and projects globally. Verdict’s parent company GlobalData provides business information to 4,000 of the world’s largest companies.